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NORTH WALES.  THE 'BEAUTIFUL BRITAIN' SERIES., Morris, Joseph E.
1 Morris, Joseph E. NORTH WALES. THE 'BEAUTIFUL BRITAIN' SERIES.
Adam & Charles Black, London, 1911. 
64 pp, 8vo (9" H), hard cover (medium blue cloth with dark blue lettering, banding and decorations on spine and front board, colour pastedown on front board) - no dust jacket. Pictorial endpapers, tipped-in colour frontispiece and 10 colour plates - collated. Contents: Llangollen and the Vale of Clwyd; The North Coast from Conway to Carnarvon; Snowdon and the Mountains of Carnarvonshire; The Mountains of Merioneth; Index. Very light browning and scattered light foxing marks on textpages an d endpapers, light browning and tiny foxing marks on fore-edge and bottom of textblock, a few tiny soiling specks in margin of pages 62 & 63, tiny liquid stain at fore-edge of last illustration page, very light edge wear to boards, tiny din t a t b o t t om of front board, darkening to top edge of boards, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, slight fading to spine color. Good+ 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
MAINE BEAUTIFUL.  A PICTORIAL RECORD COVERING ALL THE COUNTIES OF MAINE, WITH TEXT BETWEEN., Nutting, Wallace.  With poems by Mildred Hobbs.
2 Nutting, Wallace. With poems by Mildred Hobbs. MAINE BEAUTIFUL. A PICTORIAL RECORD COVERING ALL THE COUNTIES OF MAINE, WITH TEXT BETWEEN.
Framingham, Massachusetts Old America Company 1924 First Edition Hard Cover Good Signed by Author
302 pp, 10 3/16" H. Green cloth, profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, drawings. Signed by author on front free endpaper. Section headings: Explanatory; Maine; The Approaches to Maine; Maps of Maine (provides text only); The Coast of Maine; Maine from Kittery to Portland; Passama-quoddy Bay; Maine's Mountain Regions; The Lakes and Streams of Maine; Old Maine Mills; Canoeing in Maine; The Trees of Maine; Ornamental and Fruit Trees; Maine Apple Blossoms; Maine in Winter; Attractive Maine Villages; Some Maine Cities; Let Us Go Down Into Maine!; A National Asset; Something Not Beautiful; Vacationing in Maine; The Setting of a Cottage; The Country Parsonage; Welcome Home; Old Dwellings in Maine; Wells and Springs; The Superiority of Country Life; What Explorers Thought of Maine; The Romance of the Kennebec; A Wonderful Old Edifice; Dwellings at Kittery; The Empire of Aroostook; View Points in Maine; Truth and Beauty; Hidden Things Come to Light; Superlatives; The Future of Maine; Comment on Line Drawings; Some of the Pictures in Detail; Acknowledgements; Index. Small word in ink at top of front pastedown, very light soiling on top/bottom of text block, slight toning to edges of text block, light edge wear at corners and top/bottom of spine, slight separation between some page gatherings but holding firmly, wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, some loss of gold on front board title block, slight fading to spine color, some slight variation in color on boards, a few very light stains on spine and rear board. 
Price: 45.00 USD
 
 
REPORTAGE.  5 VOLUME SET.  CONTAINS:  HOMAGE TO CATALONIA / DOWN AND OUT IN PARIS AND LONDON / THE ROAD TO WIGAN PIER / MY COUNTRY LEFT OR RIGHT AND OTHER SELECTED ESSAYS AND JOURNALISM / FUNNY, BUT NOT VULGAR AND OTHER SELECTED ESSAYS AND JOURNALISM., Orwell, George.  (Eric Arthur Blair.)
3 Orwell, George. (Eric Arthur Blair.) REPORTAGE. 5 VOLUME SET. CONTAINS: HOMAGE TO CATALONIA / DOWN AND OUT IN PARIS AND LONDON / THE ROAD TO WIGAN PIER / MY COUNTRY LEFT OR RIGHT AND OTHER SELECTED ESSAYS AND JOURNALISM / FUNNY, BUT NOT VULGAR AND OTHER SELECTED ESSAYS AND JOURNALISM.
London Folio Society 1998 Hard Cover Very Good 
245 pp, 216 pp, 211 pp, 318 pp, 278 pp - 5 volume set - 8 3/4" H. Bound in full cloth, each volume with white title block with black lettering and printed with reproduction of b&w photograph. Plain gray endpapers, except for 'Homage to Catalonia' which has map endpapers. Gray slipcase has photograph of George Orwell at a BBC microphone on front and back panels, with his name in black and silver above and 'Reportage" below. B&w photographs. "Road to Wigan Pier" has small shallow bump to front bottom edge of board. Slipcase - top rear edge seam has been reglued, bump at right side bottom edge/corner, small bump to rear bottom edge. 
Price: 125.00 USD
 
 
MEN-OF-WAR 1770-1970., Thornton, J.M.
4 Thornton, J.M. MEN-OF-WAR 1770-1970.
Watford, Herefordshire Model and Allied Publications / Argus 1978 0852426100 / 9780852426104 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good J. M. Thornton. 
104 pp, large 8vo (9 7/8" H). Profusely illustrated with b&w drawings. "This second collection of drawings from the pen of Captain J.M. Thornton amplifies his first book, 'Warships 1860-1970', and further illustrates the development and deployment of warships from the wooden-walls of yesterday to the metal monster of the twenieth century." Previous owner's small stamp on front pastedown, soft bump at top corner of front cover. Dust jacket has very light wrinkling at top of spine and flap-folds, very minor edge wear. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 


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